Technical Manager - Senior Surveying Quality Manager (SSQM) - Risk & Governance
Senior Surveyor Quality Manager
e.surv Chartered Surveyors is one of the country's largest providers of residential property risk expertise and surveying services. To put it into numbers, we complete one mortgage valuation every twenty five seconds.
We're part of the LSL Property Services PLC Group of companies, which includes household names YOUR MOVE and Reeds Rains, as well as the mortgage broker network Primis. We work with lenders, intermediaries, social housing entities and estate agents in addition to private customers.
Over the past 30 years, we’ve enjoyed huge success, kick-starting and developing the careers of hundreds of residential surveyors. Right now, we’re looking to recruit even more residential surveyors and registered valuers to our nationwide teams, all of whom are now benefiting from our industry-leading technology.
We are growing our governance team to support regional spans of control and we are keen to see applications with any experience of risk, governance and technical audit.
Reporting to the Chief Surveyor, the successful candidate will work as part of our structured management team to lead and shape regional resources in achieving quality and compliance within the overall strategic framework.
The purpose of this role is to lead a team of Surveying Quality Managers and provide advisory services to the wider business and external clients.
The SSQM will be responsible for oversight of surveyor technical compliance and delivery of technical guidance to the business and external clients.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate proven experience of engaging with the wider profession in the form of attendance at industry forums and/or RICS working groups.
In addition, they should possess demonstrable experience of presenting on a wide range of technical subjects and should promote a culture of compliance within the business.
Essential knowledge and expertise relating to the role, includes:
- Detailed knowledge of RICS “Red Book” requirements Knowledge of current trends and emerging issues in residential surveying and valuation Proven practical expertise in completing a wide range of valuation and survey instructions Proven experience in residential surveying and valuation market A comprehensive understanding of the end to end mortgage process MRICS or FRICS Surveying qualification.
This role requires compliance to the highest standards of health and safety in relation to behaviours and well-being of the team.
Regular national travel will be required with a requirement of two to five full days based in the Kettering Office per month.